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Over A Dozen EU RoHS Exemption Extens...

Over A Dozen EU RoHS Exemption Extension Requests Filed

February 06, 2015|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. The IPC Association Connecting Electronics Industries and an industry stakeholders group filed over a dozen extension requests yesterday for RoHS-2 exemptions that are set to expire in 2016. Under the European Union RoHS-2 Directive, all exemptions have expiration dates. Some of the exemptions set to expire in 2016 arecritical to the […]

European Commission Notifies WTO of 4...

European Commission Notifies WTO of 4 New RoHS Substances

December 23, 2014|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. The European Commission has notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) of four new substances that are to be added to the Annex II List of Restricted Substances under the RoHS-2 Directive. The proposed date of adoption for the restrictions is February/March 2015, but electrical and electronic equipment (EEE) […]

Remarks Due By Jan. 9 For EU Consulta...

Remarks Due By Jan. 9 For EU Consultation of RoHS Exemptions

December 08, 2014|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. The European Commission is currently accepting remarks as part of a consultation exercise on two RoHS exemption requests. The deadline for submissions is January 9, 2015. Registered stakeholders, listed here, are invited to submit their comments by e-mail to rohs.exemptions@oeko.de or by mail to the address listed here. […]

RoHS Exemptions Updated

RoHS Exemptions Updated

January 12, 2014|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. The European Commission published the following new RoHS exemptions in the Official Journal of the European Union in January 2014: Added new RoHS exemption 1(g) to Annex III for mercury in lamps. Amended the text for RoHS exemption 12 in Annex IV for Medical Devices and Monitoring and Control Instruments to […]

3 RoHS Exemptions Due to Expire

3 RoHS Exemptions Due to Expire

January 30, 2013|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. The ECHA on January 10 announced expiration dates for three exemptions: Exemption request 17a “Lead in glass of electronic components and fluorescent tubes, or in electronic ceramic parts (including dielectric ceramic capacitors) used in industrial monitoring & control instruments (only sub-category 9 industrial)”, exemption to expire in 2024. Exemption request 18a […]